2002-04-03 / Briefly Noted
NYC Mayor Bloomberg Proclaims April 28th WalkAmerica Sunday
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg recently presented a proclamation to the March of Dimes in honor of its 32nd Annual WalkAmerica held in New York City and throughout the nation. The Mayor was joined by WalkAmerica spokesperson Joe Namath, NFL Hall of Famer and former quarterback of the New York Jets. The annual event raises funds to prevent birth defects, low birthweight, and infant death, and to publicize the importance of prenatal care and education for expectant parents.